Amsterdam
Barcelona
Berlin
London
Munich
Moscow
Paris
Vienna
Varna
en
de ru
Biography highlights

Musical Director of Chicago Opera Theatre
Artistic Director of Refugee Orchestra Project
Conductor Laureate of Juventas New Music Ensemble

 

RECENT AND UPCOMING ENGAGEMENTS

Tchaikovsky's Iolanta, Heggie's Moby Dick for Chicago Opera Theater, U.S. premiere of Donizetti’s Pia de’ Tolomei for Spoleto Festival, Sankaram’s Taking Up Serpents for Washington National Opera, workshop of a new opera with The Metropolitan Opera and concerts with Nashville Symphony Orchestra, Stamford Symphony, Chicago Philharmonic, Symphony New Hampshire. She will also serve as assistant conductor for subscription concert of London Philharmonic.

 
PAST ENGAGEMENTS

Tchaikovsky's Queen of Spades, Délibes Lakmé and Britten's A Midsummer Night's Dream with Lowell House Opera, Gluck's Le Cadi Dupé with New York Lyric Opera, Glass's The Juniper Tree with Wolftrap Opera, highlights from Iolanta and Boris Godunov with New Opera NYC on tour. She has done also American premieres of several Russian operas including Rimsky-Korsakov’s Kashchej the Immortal, Snegurochka and Rubinshtein’s The Demon. Lidiya has previously served as assistant conductor to Lorin Maazel at the Castleton Festival, where she regularly stepped in for Maazel in rehearsals and performances, a chorus master to Boston Symphony Orchestra and Bernard Haitink.

 
AWARDS

The Solti Foundation US Career Assistance Award 2018
The National Opera Association Award for Best Production (Rachmaninoff´s Aleko)
The National Opera Association Award (Schankler’s Light and Power)
The American Prize for best professional production (Schankler’s Light and Power)
​Honourable Mention in Marin Alsop’s Taki Concordia Fellowship
Bruno Walter National Conductor Preview 2017



 

More information back to artists
Upcoming

March 2019
0719:00

Schwendinger - Artemisia - Conductor

Time's Arrow Festival

Christopher Alden, Stage Director

0919:00

Schwendinger - Artemisia - Conductor

Time's Arrow Festival

Christopher Alden, Stage Director

3019:30

Orff - Carmina Burana - Conductor

Mobile Symphony Orchestra
3114:30

Orff - Carmina Burana - Conductor

Mobile Symphony Orchestra
April 2019
2519:30

Heggie - Moby-Dick - Conductor

Chicago Opera Theater | Harris Theater, Chicago

Kristine McIntyre, Stage Director

2815:00

Heggie - Moby-Dick - Conductor

Chicago Opera Theater | Harris Theater, Chicago

Kristine McIntyre, Stage Director

June 2019
3014:00

Gordon - Ellen West - Conductor

Emma Griffin, Stage Director

July 2019
0614:00

Gordon - Ellen West - Conductor

Emma Griffin, Stage Director

1219:30

Gordon - Ellen West - Conductor

Emma Griffin, Stage Director

Previous

February 2019
1519:30

Chen - The Life and Death(s) of Alan Turing - Conductor

January 2019
1119:30

Sankaram -Taking Up Serpents - Conductor

Washington National Opera

1314:00

Sankaram -Taking Up Serpents - Conductor

Washington National Opera
2420:00

Grétry - Zémire et Azor - Conductor

Carnegie Mellon University School of Music

James Ortiz, Stage Director

2520:00

Grétry - Zémire et Azor - Conductor

Carnegie Mellon University School of Music

James Ortiz, Stage Director

2620:00

Grétry - Zémire et Azor - Conductor

Carnegie Mellon University School of Music

James Ortiz, Stage Director

2714:00

Grétry - Zémire et Azor - Conductor

Carnegie Mellon University School of Music

James Ortiz, Stage Director

November 2018
10

Tchaikovsky - Iolanta - Conducor

15

Tchaikovsky - Iolanta - Conducor

18

Tchaikovsky - Iolanta - Conducor

back to artists